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Occasional Visitor
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎07-10-2014

portcfgnondfe in FOS v7.2.x

Hi experts:

 

I plan to use the new feature portcfgnondfe command to attach LTO-6 drives to Gen5 SAN switch with FOS 7.2 stream.

Would you please tell me the exaxt version that includes this feature.

I know it was picked up at 7.1.2, but I want to be in 7.2.x level.

 

Thank you, Ichi

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Posts: 130
Registered: ‎02-05-2014

Re: portcfgnondfe in FOS v7.2.x

Even on FOS 7.3 it's still there.

 

Sydney_ILAB_6510-LS128:FID128:admin> portcfgnondfe -h
Invalid Mode -h specified

Usage:   portCfgNonDfe Mode [Slot/]Port[-Range]
Mode:    --enable  - Enable  the portCfgNonDfe feature
         --disable - Disable the portCfgNonDfe feature
         --show    - Show configuration for the non-DFE port
         --help    - Help command to display portCfgNonDfe Usage
Sydney_ILAB_6510-LS128:FID128:admin> version
Kernel:     2.6.14.2
Fabric OS:  v7.3.0
Made on:    Fri Jun 27 15:20:22 2014
Flash:	    Thu Jul 3 16:45:44 2014
BootProm:   1.0.11
Sydney_ILAB_6510-LS128:FID128:admin> 

 

Kind regards,
Erwin van Londen
Brocade Distinguished Architect
http://www.erwinvanlonden.net The Fibre Channel blog


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Posts: 13
Registered: ‎06-16-2014

Re: portcfgnondfe in FOS v7.2.x

I think the command might not be available in v7.2.x.

 

I also wanted to use it for our LTO5 and LTO6 drives.

But when I try to use the command I get the following message:

rbash: portcfgnondfe: command not found

 

We are at FOS release v7.2.0d.

New Contributor
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎06-30-2009

Re: portcfgnondfe in FOS v7.2.x

Hi Ichi,

 

the portcfgnondfe exists in FOS v7.2.1b. But I think You should wait until v7.2.1c1 with the ShellShock Bug is released.

 

Andreas

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